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Board of Tax Assessors:

Board Profile: The Board of Tax Assessors and its staff determines what property in the county is subject to taxation, prepares annual property tax assessments, prepares the annual tax digest, examines and corrects errors in all real and personal property tax returns, and ensures that all property is returned for taxes at fair valuations. This Board also hears taxpayer appeals regarding property tax valuations, maintains county tax records and maps, inspects mobile homes located in the county to ensure that the proper decals are attached, compiles building costs, and adheres to policies set by the Georgia Department of Revenue.

Bernice Melton
770-791-0070
6 Year Term Expiring on 09/10/19
Appointing Authority: Board of County Commissioners

William Hockaday, Chairman
404-431-5183(C)
6 Year Term Expiring on 10/01/21
Appointing Authority: Board of County Commissioners

Kenny Lumpkin
770-833-9686
6 Year Term Expiring on 07/01/22
Appointing Authority: Board of County Commissioners

W.H. (Bill) Kemp
770-586-5000(W), 770-867-2838(H), 770-307-6278(C)
6 Year Term Expiring on 10/01/23
Appointing Authority: Board of County Commissioners

Beth Buchanan
770-867-4405(H)
6 Year Term Expiring on 10/01/21
Appointing Authority: Board of County Commissioners

Qualifications of Members: any resident of the county that is not related to a member of the Board of Commissioners, at least 21 years of age, has a high school diploma, and does not hold state, county, or municipal office. Members receive $40 per meeting.

Meeting Schedule: Meetings are held on the second Wednesdays of each month at 9:00 a.m. at the Barrow County Historic Courthouse, 30 N. Broad St. in Winder. Additional meetings may be held as deemed necessary. Contact: Kim Hoopaugh, Board Secretary, at 770-307-3108, ext.3508